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ADSK file format description

Many people share .adsk files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .adsk file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .adsk files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.adsk - Autodesk Exchange File

ADSK file is an Autodesk Exchange File. Autodesk Exchange Format (since versions 2010) based on XML, used e.g. to exchange CAD models between Inventor - Revit - Civil 3D.

.adsk file format description:
ADSK format
AutoDesk Revit
Document files
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Autodesk Exchange File related links:
Autodesk Exchange File related extensions:
Autodesk Revit Point Cloud File
Autodesk Revit Family File
Autodesk Revit Family Template
Autodesk Revit Document
Autodesk Revit Worksharing Log

Naturally, other applications may also use the .adsk file extension. Even harmful programs can create .adsk files. Be especially cautious with .adsk files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .adsk file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .adsk file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

adk, ask, ads, dsk, adsm

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

Similar file extensions in our database:

Ada Specification File
Agricultural Data Interchange Syntax File
AskSam Database
Ableton Live Skin
General Disk Image
RAD Studio Saved Desktop

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